Ryanair Reviews

Updated 23 Jun 2020

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2.9
43%
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39%
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Ryanair CEO and Director Michael O'Leary
Michael O'Leary
334 Ratings
Pros
  • "Staff travel is good but not as beneficial as it used to be(in 40 reviews)

  • "Roster 5 days working 3 days off(in 29 reviews)

Cons
  • "If some turbulence happens during the flight the cabin crew need to be very confident and always smile to show passengers that nothing serious happened(in 32 reviews)

  • "Long hours of work / Not paid for delays(in 27 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. COVID-19

    "A safe company in a crisis"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Airline Pilot 

    I have been working at Ryanair full-time

    Pros

    5 on, 4 off roster. Pay.

    Cons

    The industry can be subject to challenges like corona virus grounding.

  2. "Opportunities available but progression is mostly based on time applied not only inside but outside of work"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I have been working at Ryanair full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    There’s plenty of work and it’s a fast paced environment. There’s loads of experiences men/ women to refer to as well.

    Cons

    Sometimes it can be a little to clustered work wise but it’s a fast paced industry so this is a given.

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  3. "low cost mean low cost"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cabin Crew in Stansted, England

    I worked at Ryanair full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - good and cheap discounted tickets around the ryanair network - the opportunity to start in the aviation industry - one of the bests roster patterns of the industry

    Cons

    - low salary - pushy managers towards sales

  4. "Co pilote"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - First Officer in Birmingham, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Ryanair full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The 5/4 Shift the commuting to and from home base

    Cons

    Salary inconstant Just a number in the company

  5. "Flexible"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Flight Attendant 

    I worked at Ryanair part-time

    Pros

    Flexible and great working hours for a mum

    Cons

    Would have liked more money considering the amount of work and hours

  6. "Aviation Engineer"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Stansted, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Ryanair full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Personal development opportunities available for staff

    Cons

    Hours are long and pay is not great

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  7. "ok to start in aviation"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cabin Crew in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Ryanair full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    cool people and different routine everyday

    Cons

    can be not worth it depends on the base u get

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Good place to start aviation career, not to remain on"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Cabin Crew in Stansted, England
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Ryanair full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    You make a lot of friendships, you have a solid learning on aviation

    Cons

    The company treats the employees really bad, the salary is bad

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  9. "Life of crew"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cabin Crew Supervisor 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ryanair full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexi roster and staff travel

    Cons

    No 9/6 no public holidays

  10. "Ryanair"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cabin Crew in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Ryanair full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Amazing staff But no benefits

    Cons

    Company Is not the best

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